Posts Tagged toy story 3

The Illusionist

The Illusionist

Tuesday, June 28, 2011 No Comments

I know it’s a wee bit late, but I finally watched The Illusionist, the third contender for the recent academy award for best-animated film. And though I think Toy Story 3 definitely deserved the award, The Illusionist, a film about a struggling magician and the relationship he forms with a young girl, was quite beautiful. […]

Road to oscars sound editing

Road to the Oscars: Sound Editing

Wednesday, February 16, 2011 No Comments

My Pick: Tron: Legacy – Gewndolyn Yates and Addison Teague I saw all five nominees (Inception, Toy Story 3 (TS3), Tron: Legacy, True Grit, and Unstoppable) and, while some used sound to enhance the emotions surrounding the action (Inception, True Grit, Unstoppable), the other two stood above the rest. Why? Both Toy Story 3 and […]

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The pointlessness of the Animated Feature Film category

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 9 Comments

Many things in life baffle me, such as, how do they pack so much awesomeness into each bag of Sour Patch Kids? Or, who would win in a fight between a cow and a squirrel? However, what’s been on my mind recently is why there’s an award for best-animated feature film when, as has been […]

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Toy Story 3

Monday, November 29, 2010 No Comments

Review I love almost all of the Disney/Pixar films (Cars was alright), but it seems like there’s some special part of the Pixar team’s creative conscience that comes out for the Toy Story films. Maybe it’s the mix of pleasant childhood memories brought back to life, the perspective the films present, the action-packed ride the […]

Toy Story 3

Toy Story 3

Friday, June 18, 2010 5 Comments

I gotta tell you, I was a bit nervous going into Toy Story 3. I grimaced at the thought that they would use Miley Cyrus songs, or other crapular (a mix of crap and popular) icons of today. But I am pleased to say that this movie stayed true to form; even Randy Newman’s classic […]